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Friday 30 September 2016, 23:57:32

Top news stories from Egypt

French Trade Union Demands Release of Alexandria Shipyard Workers [Aswat Masriya] ActNOW! 2016-09-28

Stop the trial of naval shipyard workers! [CTUWS] ActNOW! 2016-09-26

The Shrinking Independence of Labour Unions [The Review] 2016-09-23

Why Sisi hates Egypt's unions [Jacobin ] 2016-09-11

Cops admit to investigating Giulio Regeni for his union activities [Varsity] 2016-09-11

Other labour news from Egypt

International Solidarity with the Navy shipyard workers [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

A Serious Development that is Cause for Worry.. The Cairo Criminal Court Rules for the Freezing of the Funds of Five Human Rights Workers and Three Organizations [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

مؤتمر صحفي لأهالي عمال النقل العام المقبوض عليهم [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

إيقاف عامل اكسون موبيل عن العمل لمدة شهرين [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

تضامن دولى مع عمال الترسانة البحرية [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

خبر عاجل/ التقدم ببلاغ للنائب العام بشأن إلقاء القبض على 6 من عمال هيئة النقل العام [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

اختطاف قيادات عمالية [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

تطور خطير ومثير للقلق.. محكمة جنايات جنوب القاهرة تقضى بالتحفظ على أموال خمسة حقوقين وثلاثة منظمات [CTUWS] 2016-09-29

نداء: تضامنوا مع عمال الترسانة البحرية [دار الخدمات النقابية والعمالية CTUWS] 2016-09-21

A Call: Solidarity with the Shipyard Docks [CTUWS] 2016-09-21

Court session for removal of Press Syndicate barricades set for 18 October [DNE] 2016-09-11

Violations against freedoms reach highest levels under Al-Sisi rule: AFTE [DNE] 2016-09-11

La police a enquêté sur l’étudiant italien assassiné, avant sa disparition [jeune afrique] 2016-09-09

Egitto : processo militare contro ventisei operai accusati di aver scioperato nei cantieri navali di Alessandria [Contro la crisi ] 2016-09-08

Egitto: solidarietà con gli operai processati [FIOM] 2016-09-07

Press Syndicate Freedoms Committee demands medical release for detained journalists [DNE] 2016-09-03

Revolutionary Council Urges Workers to Participate in Civil Disobedience [Ikhwan Web] 2016-09-03

Solidarity with Alexandria shipyard workers and Egypt's threatened lawyers [Egypt Solidarity Initiative] 2016-08-23

Egypt: 282 unionists dismissed in less than two months for their union activities [Arab Trade Union Confederation] 2016-08-16

Débat autour de la liberté syndicale [Al-Ahram] 2016-08-10

The future is in our hands: why Egypt needs gender equality [DNE] 2016-08-09

Cairo working to repatriate Egyptian workers detained on work violations in Saudi Arabia [Ahram Online] 2016-08-02

Press Syndicate files report to prosecutor general against Dotmsr administration [Daily News Egypt] 2016-08-02

Dotmsr journalists protest mass lay-offs [Daily News Egypt] 2016-08-02

Renzi: su Regeni troppi silenzi. Cambridge collabori [La Repubblica] 2016-08-01

News website fires 85 journalists without notice or compensation [IFJ] 2016-07-30

Giulio Regeni: the promising young scholar as his friends and tutors remember him [THE] 2016-07-28

New ad campaign seeks to empower Egyptian women [Al-Monitor] 2016-07-26

Sei mesi fa la scomparsa di Regeni, la verità rimane lontana. Ma c’è qualche passo avanti [la Stampa] 2016-07-25

Giulio Regeni, in piazza a Roma per chiedere ancora la verità [Il fatto Quotidiano] 2016-07-25

Caso Regeni, nuovo scontro tra Egitto e investigatori italiani [L'Espresso] 2016-07-19

Defending researcher of Egyptian labour unions Italian lawmakers defy Egypt's Al-Sisi [The Africa Report] 2016-07-12

135 doctors referred to investigations over past month for absence during work [DNE] 2016-07-09

Egitto. EGITTO. Tribunale militare per 26 operai colpevoli di sciopero [NENA] 2016-07-01

Caso Regeni, la prima reazione dell'Italia verso l'Egitto: stop a forniture per F-16 [La Repubblica] 2016-06-30

51.8% increase in number of foreign employees in governmental, public sector in 2015: CAPMAS [DNE] 2016-06-29

Egypt food workers continue partial strike, despite managements offer [The Daily News] 2016-06-23

Remittances: Egypt ranks first among Arab states [DNE] 2016-06-23

East Delta transportation workers go on strike - protest 6 months of late payments [DNE] 2016-06-18

Daughter of Hisham Geneina to take legal action against her dismissal [DNE] 2016-06-18

Caso Regeni, l'urgenza di una commissione d'inchiesta parlamentare [Contro la crisi] 2016-06-15

Trial of Journalists Syndicate chairman adjourned to June 18 [Egypt Independent] 2016-06-05

Military prosecution renews detention of Alexandria shipyard workers for 11 days [DNE] 2016-06-02

Detention and trial of press syndicate leaders: another blow to freedom [DNE] 2016-06-02

Que l’Égypte laisse les journalistes travailler ! [acrimed] 2016-06-01

Le responsable du syndicat de la presse en détention [Amnesty] 2016-06-01

العودة لنقطة الصفر.. تقرير حول انتهاكات الحريات النقابية 1/ 1 / 2016 – 1 /6 / 2016 [CTUWS] 2016-05-31

Returning to point zero.. Report about Violations for Union Freedoms 1/1/2016 – 1/6/2016 [CTUWS] 2016-05-31

Journalist Syndicate leaders refuse to post bail, remain in custody [Egypt Independent] 2016-05-31

IFJ urges Egypt to drop charges against journalists' leaders [IFJ] 2016-05-31

Endangered journalists help foster next generation [Al-Monitor] 2016-05-31

Egitto, stretta sui media: espulsioni e interrogatori. E il sito della Farnesina 'dimentica' Regeni [La Repubblica] 2016-05-26

Transferred teachers protest outside cabinet [Daily News] 2016-05-24

Union condemns death sentence for NUJ member [NUJ] 2016-05-23

Trade unionists launch international campaign in solidarity with Haitham Mohamedain [Egypt Solidarity] 2016-05-18

Press syndicate meets with parliament committee over interior ministry dispute [Ahram Online] 2016-05-11

Lawyers, doctors, and engineers protest in solidarity with journalists [DNE] 2016-05-11

Rift widens between journalists over Press Syndicate’s demands [DNE] 2016-05-11

Press Syndicate drafts memo amid 'Correcting the Path' opposition [Egypt Independent] 2016-05-11

In battle for rights, Egypt's journalists face off with parliament [Al-Monitor] 2016-05-08

עיתונאי מצרים קוראים לשביתה; המשטר פועל נגד האיגודים העצמאיים [אתר המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית] 2016-05-06

Delegation from Italy to arrive in Cairo to discuss [Egyptian Streets] ActNOW! 2016-05-06

Anti-police stance marks unprecedented decisions in historic journalist gathering [DNE] 2016-05-06

NCHR calls on state authorities to respect Press Syndicate’s freedoms [DNE] 2016-05-06

Pro-government protesters assault journalist Khalid Dawood [DNE] 2016-05-06

Al-Ahram slammed for 'insulting' coverage of press syndicate meeting [Egypt Independent] 2016-05-06

VIDEO: 'Break the gag order,' Egyptian journalists chant at general assembly meeting at union HQ [Ahram Online] 2016-05-06

Under siege, Egyptian journalists escalate action against police 'assault' [Ahram Online] 2016-05-06

Media workers union in Tunisia expresses solidarity with Egypt's journalists [Ahram Online] 2016-05-06

Memos from Interior Ministry leaked to journalists [Metro] 2016-05-04

ILO REPRIMANDS CAIRO OVER LABOUR RIGHTS IN EGYPT [Equal Times] 2016-05-04

L’OIT RÉPRIMANDE LE CAIRE AU SUJET DES DROITS DU TRAVAIL EN ÉGYPTE [Equal Times] 2016-05-04

LA OIT REPRENDE A EL CAIRO POR LA SITUACIÓN DE LA LIBERTAD SINDICAL EN EGIPTO [Equal Times] 2016-05-04

Regeni: parte la raccolta firme per interrompere la cooperazione militare tra Italia e Egitto [Repubblica ] 2016-05-04

Cairo marks World Press Freedom Day with raid on journalists' syndicate [Al-Monitor] 2016-05-04

Police Block Labor Day Assembly, Workers Urge Freedoms [Associated Press] 2016-05-03

Police Raid Journalists Syndicate in ‘Unprecedented Violation of Law’: Syndicate Head [Egyptian Streets] 2016-05-03

Police Break Up May Day Event, Arrest Two Reporters [Associated Press] 2016-05-02

La police arrête deux journalistes dans les locaux du syndicat de la presse [Soir] 2016-05-01

Hundreds of Journalists march on top prosecutor's office, [DNE] 2016-04-30

Regeni: arrestato consulente della famiglia , presidente del Cda della Commissione egiziana dei diritti e delle libertà [Repubblica ] 2016-04-27

Egyptisk minister rasar mot Reuters [Arbetet] 2016-04-25

Re geni , arrestata giornalista egiziana che indagò sul caso del ricercatore italiano [Il fatto quotidiano ] 2016-04-25

Egitto: gas lacrimogeni su proteste contro al- Sisi: fermati 35 reporter [Repubblica] 2016-04-25

Doctors Syndicate urges tougher penalties for attacks on hospitals, medics [Egypt Independent ] 2016-04-25

Regeni: in duecento a Cambridge per chiedere verità sull' omicidio [il fatto quotidiano ] 2016-04-23

Regeni: I verdiniani alla TV egiziana scagionano Al Sisi [HP] 2016-04-22

Visita lampo di Kerry in Egitto con omissis su Regeni [HP] 2016-04-22

Egitto, ecco perché Al-Sisi si accanisce contro i sindacati [RS] 2016-04-21

Les passionarias de la lutte syndicale [Al Ahram] 2016-04-20

Regeni, vicecancelliere tedesco: 'Casi che preoccupano e spaventano [Repubblica] 2016-04-18

Mahalla Textile Workers Strike Demanding Overdue Salarie [Egyptian Streets] 2016-04-17

Nile Cotton Ginning Company workers on strike [Daily News Egypt] 2016-04-17

Sharm El Sheikh tourism workers lament loss of Tiran and Sanafir islands [Egypt Independent] 2016-04-17

Caso Regeni, Al Sisi scagiona i Servizi [Repubblica] 2016-04-13

Regeni, l'Egitto ipotizza apertura su consegna dei tabulati [Repubblica ] 2016-04-12

Regeni, anche l'ILO chiede spiegazioni [RS] 2016-04-12

Regeni preso in piazza Tahrir'. Ecco le prove contro la polizia egiziana [Repubblica ] 2016-04-11

Caso Giulio Regeni, fallita la collaborazione: è rottura tra Italia ed Egitto. Paolo Gentiloni richiama l'ambasciatore al Cairo [HP] 2016-04-08

Italy recalls ambassador from Egypt for talks about death of student [The Guardian] 2016-04-08